Attorneys' Fees

2016 Regular Session

Total Bills: 71

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Number / Chapter
(Cross File / Chapter)
 
TitlePrimary SponsorStatusOriginal House
and Hearing Dates
Opposite House
and Hearing Dates
Broad Subject
HB0043
    (SB0070)
Duties of Guardian of the Person and Visitation Between Adult Child and ParentDelegate SaabIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
1/28/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Family Law (D4)
HB0066 / CH0088Residential Child Care Capital Grant Program - RepealChair, Appropriations CommitteeApproved by the Governor - Chapter 88Appropriations
1/26/2016 - 3:30 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Children (O4)
HB0154Law Enforcement Officers' Bill of Rights - Administrative Hearing - Reimbursement of Costs and FeesDelegate ClusterIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; WithdrawnJudiciary
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Safety (E4)
HB0190
    (SB0508 / CH0679)
Civil Remedies for Shoplifting and Employee TheftDelegate LiermanVetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)Judiciary
2/3/2016 - 2:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB0197
    (SB0623)
Maryland Pay Stub Transparency Act of 2016Delegate LiermanIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
2/2/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Private Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB0221Public Safety - Law Enforcement Officers - Whistleblower ProtectionsDelegate CarterIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Safety (E4)
HB0249 / CH0561
    (SB0557 / CH0560)
Members of the National Guard - Employment and Reemployment Rights - EnforcementDelegate SmithApproved by the Governor - Chapter 561Economic Matters
2/2/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
HB0263Civil Actions - Strategic Lawsuits Against Public ParticipationDelegate RosenbergIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudiciary
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Civil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB0336 / CH0619
    (SB0161 / CH0658)
Criminal Procedure - Seizure and ForfeitureDelegate VallarioApproved by the Governor - Chapter 619Judiciary
2/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCriminal Law - Procedure (E2)
HB0377
    (SB0513)
Maryland No-Fault Birth Injury FundDelegate MorhaimIn the House - Hearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m. (Health and Government Operations and Judiciary)Health and Government Operations
2/12/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
Civil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB0393
    (SB0362)
Award of Attorney's Fees and Expenses - Violation of Maryland Constitutional RightDelegate CarterIn the Senate - First Reading Judicial ProceedingsJudiciary
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB0465
    (SB0652)
Public Safety - Retired Law Enforcement Officer Identification Card - Failure to IssueDelegate ClusterIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; WithdrawnJudiciary
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Safety (E4)
HB0494 / CH0267Agriculture - Animal Shelters - Uniform Standards of Operation and Care (Animal Shelters Standards Act of 2016)Delegate MieleApproved by the Governor - Chapter 267Environment and Transportation
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Agriculture (M4)
HB0495Civil Action - Offense Against Vulnerable or Elderly AdultDelegate SteinIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Civil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB0508
    (SB0330)
Residential Property - Foreclosure Sale - Recordation of Instrument of WritingDelegate LaffertyIn the House - Referred to interim study by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Real Property (N1)
HB0512
    (SB0430)
Guardianship of a Disabled Person - Communication and Notification RightsDelegate KittlemanIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; WithdrawnHealth and Government Operations
3/2/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Estates and Trusts (N2)
HB0519
    (SB0903)
Courts - Statute of Limitations - Civil Actions Arising Out of Human Rights AbusesDelegate SmithIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
2/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Civil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB0535 / CH0721
    (SB0734 / CH0722)
Courts and Judicial Proceedings - Structured Settlements - Transfers and Registration of Structured Settlement TransfereesSpeakerEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 721Judiciary
2/25/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsCivil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB0545Landlord and Tenant - Water and Wastewater Charges - Billing SystemsDelegate LaffertyIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; WithdrawnEnvironment and Transportation
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsReal Property (N1)
HB0580
    (SB0472)
Labor and Employment - Maryland Healthy Working Families ActDelegate ClippingerIn the Senate - Rereferred to FinanceEconomic Matters
3/1/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
FinancePrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB0599
    (SB0496)
Poultry Litter Management ActDelegate LamIn the House - Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.Environment and Transportation
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Agriculture (M4)
HB0603
    (SB0749)
Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection ActDelegate AfzaliIn the House - Hearing 3/11 at 1:00 p.m.Health and Government Operations
3/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Health (J1)
HB0762Tax Sales - Reimbursement for ExpensesDelegate BuckelIn the House - Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.Ways and Means
2/24/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Taxes - Property (Q1)
HB0799 / CH0278Aquaculture - Liability for TrespassDelegate O'DonnellApproved by the Governor - Chapter 278Environment and Transportation
2/25/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Hunting and Fishing (M2)
HB0810
    (SB1149)
Reduction of Lead Risk in Housing - Fees and EnforcementDelegate RosenbergIn the House - Referred to interim study by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Environment (M3)
HB0872
    (SB1016)
Maryland Wage Payment and Collection Law - Awards of Certain Fees and Costs and Prohibition Against RetaliationDelegate SmithIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Private Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB0982
    (SB0666)
Vehicle Laws - Manufacturers and DealersDelegate Fraser-HidalgoIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic Matters
Vehicle Laws - Licensing and Registration (R4)
HB0990 / CH0729Civil Actions - Liability of Disability Insurer - Failure to Act in Good FaithDelegate MorhaimEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 729Judiciary
2/25/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial Proceedings
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
Civil Actions and Procedures (D3)
HB1003 / CH0557
    (SB0481 / CH0556)
Labor and Employment - Equal Pay for Equal WorkDelegate ValderramaApproved by the Governor - Chapter 557Economic Matters
3/1/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Private Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB1016 / CH0519Public Safety and Policing Workgroup - RecommendationsSpeakerApproved by the Governor - Chapter 519Judiciary
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsPublic Safety (E4)
HB1038Labor and Employment - Labor Organizations - Right to WorkDelegate Miller, W.In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Private Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB1060Model Residential Leases - Required ContentsDelegate MoralesIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
3/1/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Real Property (N1)
HB1120Family Law - Automatic InjunctionDelegate DumaisIn the House - Unfavorable Report by JudiciaryJudiciary
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Family Law (D4)
HB1159
    (SB0773)
Consumer Protection - Debt Buyers and Collectors - RestrictionsSpeakerIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
3/2/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Commercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
HB1175
    (SB0664)
Fair Scheduling, Wages, and Benefits ActDelegate WaldstreicherIn the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; WithdrawnEconomic Matters
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Private Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB1229
    (SB0913)
Estates and Trusts - Elective Share of Surviving SpouseDelegate DumaisIn the Senate - First Reading Judicial ProceedingsHealth and Government Operations
3/2/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judicial ProceedingsEstates and Trusts (N2)
HB1257Labor and Employment - Workplace Fraud Provisions - RepealDelegate AdamsIn the House - Referred to interim study by Economic MattersEconomic Matters
3/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Private Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
HB1446 / CH0653State Department of Assessments and Taxation - Recordation of Governing and Charter Documents - ProhibitionsDelegate McComasApproved by the Governor - Chapter 653Economic Matters
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Budget and Taxation
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Corporations and Associations (C1)
HB1496Farmers' Rights ActDelegate Washington, M.In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and TransportationEnvironment and Transportation
3/2/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Commercial Law - Generally (I4)
HB1544
    (SB1065)
Corporations - Maryland General Corporation Law - Miscellaneous ProvisionsDelegate KramerIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive NominationsCorporations and Associations (C1)
HB1628
    (SB1110)
Maryland Small Business Innovation Research and Technology Transfer Incentive Program and FundDelegate BarveIn the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive NominationsRules and Executive NominationsEconomic and Community Development (C8)
SB0070
    (HB0043)
Duties of Guardian of the Person and Visitation Between Adult Child and ParentSenator ReillyIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; WithdrawnJudicial Proceedings
1/28/2016 - 1:30 p.m.
Family Law (D4)
SB0161 / CH0658
    (HB0336 / CH0619)
Criminal Procedure - Seizure and ForfeitureSenator HoughEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 658Judicial Proceedings
2/11/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/31/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Criminal Law - Procedure (E2)
SB0168Real Property - Installation and Use of Electric Vehicle Recharging EquipmentSenator FeldmanIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
2/2/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Real Property (N1)
SB0330
    (HB0508)
Residential Property - Foreclosure Sale - Recordation of Instrument of WritingSenator ConwayIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
2/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Real Property (N1)
SB0334Health Insurance - Access to Accurate Provider DirectoriesSenator KelleyIn the Senate - Hearing 2/10 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
2/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Insurance - Health (C3)
SB0362
    (HB0393)
Award of Attorney's Fees and Expenses - Violation of Maryland Constitutional RightSenator MuseIn the Senate - Hearing 3/01 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/1/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Civil Actions and Procedures (D3)
SB0430
    (HB0512)
Guardianship of a Disabled Person - Communication and Notification RightsSenator BatesIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
2/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Estates and Trusts (N2)
SB0456Tax Sales - Reimbursement for ExpensesSenator McFaddenIn the Senate - Hearing cancelledBudget and TaxationTaxes - Property (Q1)
SB0472
    (HB0580)
Labor and Employment - Maryland Healthy Working Families ActSenator PughIn the Senate - Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Private Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
SB0481 / CH0556
    (HB1003 / CH0557)
Labor and Employment - Equal Pay for Equal WorkSenator LeeApproved by the Governor - Chapter 556Finance
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersPrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
SB0496
    (HB0599)
Poultry Litter Management ActSenator MadalenoIn the Senate - Hearing 2/23 at 1:00 p.m.Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Agriculture (M4)
SB0508 / CH0679
    (HB0190)
Civil Remedies for Shoplifting and Employee TheftSenator RamirezEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 679Judicial Proceedings
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
3/29/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Civil Actions and Procedures (D3)
SB0513
    (HB0377)
Maryland No-Fault Birth Injury FundSenator Nathan-PulliamIn the Senate - Hearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m. (Judicial Proceedings)Judicial Proceedings
2/25/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
Civil Actions and Procedures (D3)
SB0557 / CH0560
    (HB0249 / CH0561)
Members of the National Guard - Employment and Reemployment Rights - EnforcementSenator AstleApproved by the Governor - Chapter 560Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
2/25/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic MattersState Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials (P1)
SB0623
    (HB0197)
Maryland Pay Stub Transparency Act of 2016Senator PughIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Finance; WithdrawnFinancePrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
SB0652
    (HB0465)
Public Safety - Retired Law Enforcement Officer Identification Card - Failure to IssueSenator NormanIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
3/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Safety (E4)
SB0664
    (HB1175)
Fair Scheduling, Wages, and Benefits ActSenator BensonIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Finance; WithdrawnFinance
3/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Private Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
SB0666
    (HB0982)
Vehicle Laws - Manufacturers and DealersSenator LeeIn the Senate - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m. (Judicial Proceedings)Judicial Proceedings
3/10/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Finance
Vehicle Laws - Licensing and Registration (R4)
SB0732Civil Penalties for Shoplifting and Employee TheftSenator NormanIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; WithdrawnJudicial Proceedings
2/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Civil Actions and Procedures (D3)
SB0734 / CH0722
    (HB0535 / CH0721)
Courts and Judicial Proceedings - Structured Settlements - Transfers and Registration of Structured Settlement TransfereesPresidentEnacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 722Judicial Proceedings
3/3/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Judiciary
4/6/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Civil Actions and Procedures (D3)
SB0749
    (HB0603)
Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection ActSenator ReadyIn the Senate - Hearing 3/16 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/16/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Health (J1)
SB0761Farmers' Rights ActSenator MadalenoIn the Senate - Hearing 3/09 at 1:00 p.m.Finance
3/9/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Commercial Law - Generally (I4)
SB0773
    (HB1159)
Consumer Protection - Debt Buyers and Collectors - RestrictionsPresidentIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Finance; WithdrawnFinanceCommercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)
SB0903
    (HB0519)
Courts - Statute of Limitations - Civil Actions Arising Out of Human Rights AbusesSenator YoungIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial ProceedingsJudicial Proceedings
3/1/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Civil Actions and Procedures (D3)
SB0913
    (HB1229)
Estates and Trusts - Elective Share of Surviving SpouseSenator FeldmanIn the Senate - Hearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/8/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Estates and Trusts (N2)
SB1016
    (HB0872)
Maryland Wage Payment and Collection Law - Awards of Certain Fees and Costs and Prohibition Against RetaliationSenator MannoIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Finance; WithdrawnFinancePrivate Sector Labor and Industry (K3)
SB1026Public Safety and Policing Workgroup - RecommendationsPresidentIn the Senate - Recommitted to Judicial Proceedings (Senator Zirkin)Judicial Proceedings
3/1/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Public Safety (E4)
SB1065
    (HB1544)
Corporations - Maryland General Corporation Law - Miscellaneous ProvisionsSenator FeldmanIn the Senate - Hearing 3/17 at 1:00 p.m.Judicial Proceedings
3/17/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Corporations and Associations (C1)
SB1110
    (HB1628)
Maryland Small Business Innovation Research and Technology Transfer Incentive Program and FundSenator FeldmanIn the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Finance; WithdrawnFinance
3/23/2016 - 1:00 p.m.
Economic and Community Development (C8)
SB1149
    (HB0810)
Reduction of Lead Risk in Housing - Fees and EnforcementSenator McFaddenIn the Senate - Hearing cancelledJudicial ProceedingsEnvironment (M3)

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September 23, 2016 2:04 P.M.